Millard Hosting Route 339 Dedication Ceremony

Nov. 19, 2020 /

WHAT: State Rep. David Millard (R-Columbia) will be hosting a ceremony to dedicate Route 339 as the Turner Memorial Highway, in honor of the Turner family. The Turner family has an extensive record of military service in multiple wars, dating back as far as World War II.

Millard Announces Over $334,000 in Grants for Area First Responders

Oct. 09, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – State Rep. David Millard (R-Columbia) today announced that the Office of the State Fire Commissioner (OSFC) has awarded $334,111 in grants to volunteer first responder organizations in the 109th legislative district through the COVID-19 Crisis Fire, Rescue and EMS Grant program. The purpose of this funding is to provide financial relief and assistance to first responder organizations that have been negatively impacted by COVID-19 mitigation measures and have lost revenues over the last several months.

Governor’s Veto of Sports Spectator Bill Upheld by House, Millard Express Disappointment

Sep. 23, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – State Rep. David Millard (R-Columbia) today announced that the House of Representatives has failed to overturn the governor’s veto of House Bill 2787, which would allow decisions regarding school sports and spectators to be made by local school districts rather than by statewide mandate. The motion failed with a vote of 130-71, short of the 2/3 majority needed to overturn.

Millard Announces $1 Million for Flood Control Studies in Columbia County

Aug. 17, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – State Rep. David Millard (R-Columbia) today announced that Columbia County has been awarded two grants totaling $1 million for two flood control studies in Columbia County. These funds were distributed through the PA Small Water and Sewer Program, which is administered by the Commonwealth Financing Association.

Columbia County to Receive $5.8 Million in Federal Relief Funds

May. 28, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – The House of Representatives today passed Senate Bill 1108, which would distribute approximately $2.6 billion in federal relief funds throughout Pennsylvania’s counties as well as across various state government departments. Of that total, $625 million is allocated to 60 Pennsylvania counties who have not yet received funds directly from the federal government. Rep. David Millard (R-Columbia) announced that, based on population, Columbia County would receive $5,866,824 in appropriated funds.

Millard Changes Office Policies in Response to Coronavirus Concerns

Mar. 18, 2020 /

MILLARD – In an effort to mitigate the potential spread of the COVID-19 virus, Rep. David Millard (R-Columbia) has announced that his district offices in Bloomsburg and Berwick will be temporarily closed to walk-in visitation. Millard’s district office services will remain available through electronic communication or telephone.

Millard Announces $547,000 in Safety Grants to Area School Districts

Feb. 26, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. David Millard (R-Columbia) today announced $547,688 in grant funding to numerous school districts in the 109th Legislative District. The School Safety and Security Committee, established within the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency, distributes these funds to make Commonwealth school districts safer for students and teachers.

Millard Hosting Informational Seminar on Spotted Lanternfly

Feb. 07, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. David Millard (R-Columbia), in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Bloomsburg Service Center, will be hosting a spotted lanternfly seminar and training session on Friday, Feb. 21, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at 702 Sawmill Road in Bloomsburg.

Area Fire Departments Awarded $190,000 in State Grant Funding, Millard Says

Feb. 07, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. David Millard (R-Columbia) today announced that 16 volunteer fire departments in the 109th legislative district have been awarded approximately $190,000 in state grant funding from a grant program administered by the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency and the Office of the State Fire Commissioner.

Millard to Celebrate Local Artists in Columbia County

Oct. 29, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. David Millard (R-Columbia) will be hosting a reception for local artists on Monday, Nov. 4, from 6-8 p.m., in his Bloomsburg district office, located at 1000 Market St. in Bloomsburg.

Millard Hosting Back-To-Back Veterans Events

Oct. 24, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. David Millard (R-Columbia) will be hosting two veterans’ events on Saturday, Nov. 23, at Central Columbia High School, located at 4777 Old Berwick Road in Bloomsburg.

Millard Hosting Informational Concealed Carry Seminar

Aug. 23, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. David Millard (R-Columbia) will be hosting an informational concealed carry seminar on Thursday, Sept. 5, at 6 p.m., at Buckhorn Firehall, located at 19 Firehall Road in Bloomsburg.

Millard Invites Residents to Aug. 14 Senior Expo

Aug. 06, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. David Millard (R-Berwick) invites residents to his annual Senior Expo on Wednesday, Aug. 14. The expo will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at the Espy Fire Hall, located at Tenny and 3rd streets in Espy.

Millard to Host Spring Artist Reception in Bloomsburg Office

May. 14, 2019 /

BLOOMSBURG – For the purpose of showcasing the talent of local artists, Rep. David Millard (R-Berwick) is inviting residents of the 109th Legislative District to a public reception on Monday, May 20, from 6-8 p.m. at his Bloomsburg district office.

Committees to Examine Challenges for those with Disabilities when Traveling

May. 14, 2019 /

WHAT: The House Human Services Committee, chaired by Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks), and the House Tourism and Recreational Development Committee, chaired by Rep. David Millard (R-Berwick), will hold a second joint informational meeting on the challenges people with disabilities face when traveling.